Crocus tommasinianus 'Barr's Purple' looking very tidy.
I have not been forgiven for suggesting that we are en route to Bournemouth to find a suitable residential care home for her.
The lower parts of the garden are still saturated with rain from the recent storms, and we were told that a lot of elderly trees had fallen. Gloria wanted to photograph them with the zeal of an antropologist among some lost tribe of naked natives. I was adamant. I am prepared to do battle with mud and I am willing to attempt hillsides, but I will not do both.
Mostly she insisted that I include this picture to emphasise that I will need placing in care long before she does.
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